Site Planning is Critical for Mass Timber Project Success
Effective planning of sites is critical for delivery of mass-timber building projects, a leader in multi-storey timber construction says.
Australia’s 12 Hottest Construction Technologies Unveiled
Prefabrication, BIM/CAD, digital project management tools and integrated construction management tools have emerged as the leading forms of technology which builders say will be most influential...
Australia Must Embrace Innovative Construction Systems
Throughout much of the world and in Australia, the push toward a low carbon economy is growing.
Australia’s Construction Sector Must Change
Both around the world and in Australia, construction project delivery must change if needs associated with building and infrastructure are to be met, a leader in...
Is the Comparison Between Houses and Cars Still Meaningful?
Off-site construction (OSC) is an innovative technique associated with the manufacturing industry.
Future of the Construction industry: Prefabrication and 3D printing
3D printing, prefabrication and modularisation are not new concepts, but are gaining traction as being more practically viable to be applied in a larger scale in...
What Can Australia Learn from Sweden about Prefabrication?
There is nothing outwardly special about the Hammer Band apartment complex in the southern Stockholm (Sweden) suburb of Bandhegan.
Lawnmowers Next to the Cheese: Australia’s Big Box Boom
They are the roadside megastores that have muscled in on Australia’s retail market with affordable appliances, homeware goods, and produce.
Australia Must Break Through Prefabrication Barriers
Ask many Aussies about prefabricated homes and they will conjure up images about substandard stock from the 80s or 90s noted for its lack of character.